Joe Sandner, III
CEO | Alabama
Joe Sandner, III has been in the real estate business in Birmingham, Alabama for more than 40 years. Prior to joining Colliers, Mr. Sandner led the growth of two of the most successful local real estate services companies in Alabama. In order to better serve its many multi-market corporate clients, Mr. Sandner’s firm joined Colliers International in 2012. In 2013 the firm opened an office in Huntsville, Alabama.
Mr. Sandner specializes in tenant representation and has been involved in over $1 billion in real estate transactions over his career. Joe is recognized as the large deal expert in Birmingham and has completed numerous transactions in excess of 100,000 square feet. He is the qualifying broker for the Birmingham office and is licensed in Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana and Mississippi.
- Member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
- Birmingham Association of Realtors Top Producer
- Life Member in the Million Dollar Sales Club
- Multi-Year Everest Club Winner
- University of Alabama
- University of Alabama at Birmingham
Memberships & Involvements
- SIOR - Society of Industrial and Office Realtors
- Monday Morning Quarterback Club
- Birmingham Kiwanis Club
- Altec, Inc.
- Vulcan Materials Company
- Sirote and Permutt, PC
- Kinder Morgan, Inc.
- Jones Walker
- ServisFirst Bank
- Burr & Forman, LLP
- Surgical Care Affiliates
- Protective Life
- Balch & Bingham
- O’Neal Steel
- Drummond Company
Director of Occupier Services
Sandner Hennessy specializes in office tenant representation in the Birmingham area. He has significant experience in real estate valuation and positioning.
Sandner has been actively involved in the real estate industry since 2011 and has experience in multiple states in the Southeastern United States. Clients have included financial institutions, pension funds, REITs, developers, private property owners and law firms. Prior to joining Colliers International, he was a licensed commercial real estate appraiser specializing in Class A office, medical office, power and lifestyle shopping centers.
Sandner began his career as an accountant at Ernst & Young. Sandner is a graduate of The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama where he received a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Masters Degree in Accounting.